Amwell CEO: Telehealth’s future is in the relationship between clinicians and patients

Going into 2021, Amwell faces a decidedly different world than it did last year. The telehealth company, which went public in September, will navigate a ...
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Aneesh Chopra: It’s the people problem that remains at the core of cyberattacks

Cybersecurity blindspots — including human error and a lack of visibility into data flow — can leave healthcare providers particularly vulnerable to hacking. That’s according ...
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After $1.6B blank-check deal, Hims & Hers plots expansion into more conditions

When Hims first launched in 2017, it was decidedly a men’s wellness company. The startup made a splash with cheeky ads for erectile dysfunction medications, ...
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Biden appoints permanent ONC head, acting CMS, HHS leaders

A slew of leadership appointments at federal agencies marked Joe Biden’s first official day as president. The Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for ...
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How AI is reshaping the future of the patient-provider experience

The greater our understanding and familiarity with Artificial Intelligence (AI) becomes in healthcare, the greater the magnitude of its impact on the patient and provider ...
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Study: Biotech no riskier for investors

Before they ever make a dime, biotech startups incur steep costs to research and develop new therapies. But despite a business model that relies heavily ...
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VC playing field tilts to established companies, funds

Venture investors moved record sums into biotech and pharma firms last year, according to a quarterly look at venture investing in the U.S. The gains ...
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In the final days of Trump administration, agencies clashed over how to regulate medical AI

In the final days of the Trump Administration, two agencies clashed over how AI tools should be regulated in healthcare. The Food and Drug Administration ...
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Diagnostic Flexibility at Your Fingertips with New, Versatile 12MP Diagnostic Display

Barco, a global leader in visualisation technology, has released a new 12MP healthcare diagnostic display system for picture archiving and communication systems (PACS) and breast ...
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Telehealth, online pharmacy key focus for UnitedHealth, leaders say

Ushering in the new year, UnitedHealth Group has expanded its telehealth offerings amid a steady demand for virtual care services. Further, its leaders see online ...
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